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'''Jules Gabriel Verne''' (''John C. Wells#Longman Pronunciation Dictionary|Longman Pronunciation Dictionary''. ;[http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/verne "Verne"]. ''Random House Webster's Unabridged Dictionary''. ; 8 February 1828 – 24 March 1905) was a French novelist, poet, and playwright. Verne was born to bourgeoisie|bourgeois parents in the seaport of Nantes, where he was trained to follow in his father's footsteps as a lawyer, but quit the profession early in life to write for magazines and the stage. His collaboration with the publisher Pierre-Jules Hetzel led to the creation of the ''Voyages extraordinaires'', a widely popular series of scrupulously researched adventure novels including ''Journey to the Center of the Earth'' (1864), ''Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea'' (1870), and ''Around the World in Eighty Days''...
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Pseudonym| birth_name = Jules Gabriel Verne
Birth date{{Birth date|df=yes|1828|02|08}}
Birth placeNantes, Bourbon Restoration|France
Death date{{Death date and age|df=yes|1905|03|24|1828|02|08}}
Death placeAmiens, French Third Republic|France
Resting place:fr:Cimetière de La Madeleine (Amiens)|La Madeleine cemetery, Amiens, France
OccupationNovelist, poet, playwright
NationalityFrench
Period1850–1905
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